15 Graduation Gift Ideas Under $75

Shop our curated gift list to celebrate your graduate in style and under budget.

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April 11, 2022

Just because you can't be with them on their special day, that doesn't mean you can't celebrate their accomplishments. Shop our list of graduation gift ideas that all fall under $75. Whether they're a high school graduate or college graduate, they'll love these thoughtful gifts you can ship right to their door.

Self-reflection and self-discovery work together to create this thoughtful graduation gift. Give your graduate an outlet to look within and lead a mindful life with this keepsake five-year journal set where they can write down their thoughts and memories.

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A stylish desk calendar is essential for school and the office. Gift your graduate this personalized brass easel and calendar to keep them on track during the adventures ahead. We’re huge fans of this design because it allows them to curate their calendar using 12 personal photos to create headers for each month. Bonus? They get to choose between six different and equally stylish fonts to give the calendar a fresh, custom look.

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$29.95 (Set of 2)

What better way to celebrate the last four years in college than with a couple of pint glasses of their alma mater? This set features a modern map motif of Athens, Ga., that's sure to transport UGA graduates back to their college days with each sip. Not a bulldog fan? No problem. This retailer has 191 other college town map glasses from which you can choose.

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$34

Give them something that reminds them of home (or their college if they're entering the real world) with a state candle. Each state has its own scent to help conjure nostalgia. You can even give them a city candle if they're from a major city.

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$34.95

This triple-insulated, reusable mug comes with a splash-proof lid and easy-to-grasp handle for the new grad on the go. Choose from nine gorgeous finishes to best suit their style, and add a gift card to their favorite coffee shop to sweeten the deal.

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$50 $42

This laptop sleeve is just what they'll need to protect their valuable device. It's crafted with durable, woven polyester and is lined with a soft microfiber to prevent scratching their computer. Choose from thousands of original designs to find a perfect match.

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$89.99 $55

Encourage your new graduate to keep their love of learning alive with a Kindle e-reader and Kindle Unlimited subscription. They'll be able to choose from more than two million e-book titles, thousands of audiobooks and up to three select magazine subscriptions each month. Plus, this petite e-reader helps keep their commute load light.

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$69.99

Perfect for their graduation trip and beyond, this Instax camera is a fun way to capture and showcase their favorite memories.

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$59.95

Urge your graduate to explore the world (or come home to visit) with a stylish duffel bag. The bag is crafted from tear- and water-resistant nylon and features adjustable straps and top handles for comfortable wear. Personalize the tote to their style with their monogram, name or single initial in 48 different hues and a variety of lettering.

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From $49

The grad in your life can add style and organization to their desk or home with this leather catchall tray. Choose from three sizes, four colors and 12 unique monogram designs to create a one-of-a-kind keepsake for your grad.

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$29.85 $20

The recent college grad in your life may need some kitchen essentials, and this best-selling Lodge cast-iron skillet is a must-have. They can test their new culinary skills and keep this kitchen staple for years to come.

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Consider this welcome mat a must-buy for all the binge-watching graduates on your list. Whether you’re sending them off for their first semester of college or welcoming them into the real world, your recent grad is sure to appreciate this cheeky greeting outside their door.

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$49.99

If you know your grad loves to hit the snooze button countless times, then this alarm clock may help them adjust to their new schedule. It simulates a sunrise to naturally wake them up (on time). In fact, it's clinically proven to improve sleep quality and energy to help them kill it at their new gig.

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Celebrate their big moment with an engravable charm bracelet in either gold or silver. You can add a single initial, monogram or any three-letter word.

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Take the guesswork out of gifting with this adorable graduation gift set. The round box sports a personalized lid and is packed to the brim with pretty presents they’ll love. Our favorites? The calligraphy-clad coffee mug, inspiring notebook and mouth-watering chocolate treat.

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